Visiting Nurse Association of Boston Hospice Home Health Aides in United States
Hospice Home Health Aides
Office Location:All locations
Summary: Provides personal care and light housekeeping for patients under the direction of a licensed clinician. Duties are performed in accordance with the Hospice Aide assignment sheet.
Education: High School Diploma or GED required. Successful completion of the required training program which includes a minimum of 75 hours training, competency testing, written skills and 12 hours in-service per year.
Experience: Ability to make observations of changes in a patient's status. Ability to read and write English and document in a medical chart. Understanding of and commitment to the Hospice philosophy. Ability to work with a variety of people and as a member of a team.
About VNA Care:
As the Commonwealth's largest home health and hospice provider, VNA Care serves more than 50,000 patients each year. Founded by Massachusetts most established and trusted home care organizations, VNA Care Network, VNA of Boston, and VNA Hospice & Palliative Care; VNA Care has the capabilities and resources to deliver a full range of home health, hospice, and community services to patients of all ages and health care needs. VNA Care, a subsidiary of Atrius Health, focuses on promoting the health and well-being of patients and families by providing high-quality, cost-effective health care to vulnerable individuals in their homes and communities.